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Arrested youth radicalised, motivated: IGP Jammu

Hours after arrest of two people in Banihal Terror Attack including an employee of a construction company, Inspector General of Police Jammu Zone S D Singh Jamwal today said that the youth involved were radicalised and motivated. “September 20 terror attack on SSB Camp in Banihal was this year’s first of its kind attack,” Jamwal

Kashmir should be handled bilaterally by India, Pak: China

China said on Friday the Kashmir issue should be handled bilaterally by India and Pakistan, sidestepping a demand from Islamabad that the United Nations should appoint a special envoy for the region. Responding to a question on the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) asking for UN resolutions on Kashmir to be implemented, China’s foreign ministry

Earthquake tremors felt Jammu & Kashmir

Tremors measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale hit Jammu and Kashmir at 5:44 AM. J&K Bank opens fresh currency counter at Vaishno Devi Bhawan On the eve of Navratras, Business Unit (BU) Vaishno Devi Bhawan of J&K Bank has 2300 constables of armed police promoted in J&K As many as 2300 constables of Jammu and

Chief Justice holds first E-Court Proceedings in J&K

The first ever proceedings of e-court were conducted today in High Court of J&K at Srinagar Wing. The proceedings were conducted by Division Bench comprising Chief Justice Baddar Durrez Ahmed and Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey. In the history of the J&K judiciary, for the first time, voluminous paper files running into thousands of pages were

No relief for Geelani; Malik & Mirwaiz free

There was no relief for chairman of hardline Hurriyat Conference (HC) Syed Ali Shah Geelani, who remained under house arrest since last year, though there were no restrictions on chairman of moderate HC Mirwaiz Moulvi Omar Farooq and Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chief Mohammad Yasin Malik. Meanwhile, seven separatist leaders, including spokespersons of both

SWD, Board offices gutted in fire in Kashmir

Social Welfare Department (SWD) and Jammu and Kashmir School Board offices were gutted in a devastating fire in the central Kashmir district of Budgam early this morning, official sources said. They said fire broke out in a building housing the office of SWD and board offices at Beerwah in the Badgam district early this morning.

Pak should withdrawn from POK first: Omar

Taking jibe at Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Abbasi for seeking implementation of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolution on Jammu and Kashmir, former chief minister Omar Abdullah said clearly no one in his government showed him the text of the resolution of 1948, which states unequivocally that ‘Pak withdraw from J&K first’. Clearly no one